Sr. ITS Engineer / Planner (Hybrid)

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Posted 56 days ago | Updated 4 hours ago


On Site
USD 85,000.00 - 134,000.00 per year
Full Time


Partner relationship management
Customer engagement
Project management
Business development
Systems engineering
Proposal writing
Problem solving
Optical fiber
Wireless communication
Analytical skill

Job Details

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world's most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Senior ITS Engineer or Planner in Minneapolis, Minnesota and can also be a Hybrid role as well.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it's improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We're one global team - 47,000 strong - driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Responsibilities

  • The candidate will need to be a forward-looking team player who can work collaboratively with others, in a dynamic setting to support external client engagement, project management, business development, and internal leadership.

  • The ideal person must be able to communicate their ideas clearly and convincingly to peers, senior leadership, partners, and clients.

The responsibilities of this position may include, but are not limited to:

  • Support growth of ITS practice in Minnesota

  • Act as external liaison in Minnesota for ITS and emerging technology including but not limited to client interactions, project management, and partner relationship management

  • Provide program support functions for large engineering programs across the Midwest

  • Successfully lead pursuits of both traditional government RFPs as well as unsolicited proposals related to ITS and new technologies in transportation

  • Supervise and direct other staff and project managers with multiple projects or program of projects

  • Perform ITS and TSMO planning, ITS architecture, systems engineering, ITS design including fiber/wireless communications and devices, and traffic signal design

  • Research, plan and implement smart infrastructure and CAV technology

  • Manages projects and Minneapolis team in delivering world class service to clients


Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Must possess a valid US driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • 7+ years of ITS and technology engineering or planning experience

  • Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) or Certified Planner (AICP) preferred

  • AICP or Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Minnesota

  • Strong understanding of ITS and emerging technology and knowledge of advanced mobility as they pertain to transportation systems

  • Experience in ITS and TSMO planning, ITS architecture, systems engineering, ITS design, and connected and automated vehicle technology

  • Experience in proposal development

  • Active participation and presence in professional organizations

  • Team-oriented and able to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision

  • Ability to communicate problems and solutions clearly and simply to clients, leadership, and technical staff

  • Excellent written, graphical, and verbal communication skills

  • Strong problem solving, analytical and research skills

  • Ability to balance various project responsibilities, budgets, and deadlines while maintaining professionalism and quality

Additional Information


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $85,000.00 - $134,000.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle - from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10104420

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid